If you're using the freeware Foxit Reader to view PDF files, you're not alone. More than 400 million people across the world use it, in preference to viewing PDF files in their browser or using the hugely bloated Adobe Reader.
Despite initially claiming that they weren't going to issue a patch for this, Foxit Software have now changed their mind and a patch is expected in the next few days. I'll let you know when it arrives. In the meantime, if you use Foxit Reader, be wary of opening PDF files from untrusted or possibly unreliable sources.
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